Jim Naylor is a Director of Product Management at Edmunds.com
Computer Software | Greater Los Angeles Area, US
A passionate creator of thoughtful online products & experiences used by millions of consumers, every day.
Educated in user centered design disciplines and familiar with creating minimally viable solutions to rapidly test interest in product ideas. A former project manager and evangelist of Agile development practices, with a nose for knowing which ideologies work best for particular products & teams.
Previously an accomplished engineer and manager of engineers, directing successful and award-winning software teams in both India and the United States who produced hundreds of large-scale applications depended on by millions of consumers.
Known for having a personal, individual-focused management style with acumen for developing and fostering altruism and ownership within teams. Looking to further progress a career of creating products that aim to change and improve our quality of life.
Specialties: Product Development, Research, User Centered Design, Agile project management, Software Configuration Management, Web Browser Development, Build System Architecture, Software Localization